David Phillips' interpretations of composers as varied as Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert have garnered him wide acclaim and invitations to appear with notable institutions such as The Armenian Philharmonic,The San Antonio Symphony and The Dubrovnik Symphony. He has performed under such conductors as Ruben Asatrian, Michael Morgan, Vincent Zitto, Zlatan Srzic. Mr. Phillips has also performed in venerable concert halls such as Khachiturian Hall, Armenia; and Rector's Palace, Croatia. In the U.S., he has performed at Carnegie Hall; The Warton Center for The Performing Arts, Lansing, Michigan; Watson Fine Arts Center Theater, San Antonio Texas; The Yachats Music Festival, Oregon, and many others.
Phillips' mastery of the piano has also been noted by the U.S. Department of State. Its Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs invited him to appear on international tours to Armenia, and Croatia. In addition to performing solo recitals on these tours, Phillips appeared as a soloist with both the Armenian Philharmonic and the Dubrovnik Symphony. He also led master classes at the Sayat Nova Music Academy and the Zagreb Conservatory in Croatia.
Recently, Phillips performed on the Rite of Spring Great Performers Concert series in New York City. He has also given solo recitals at the Old First Concert Series in San Francisco, Florida's Key West Pops Orchestra, the Donnell Library Concert Series as well as Trinity Concert Series, both in New York City.
David Phillips has studied under Daniel and Marilyn Eller, Dady Mehta, Lorie Glaze, Kenneth Drake and coached with Jeanne Stark-Iochmanns and Peter Serkin and Ian Hobson.
In 2019, David Phillips will be performing through Phillips Artist Management Foundation a series of Carnegie Hall Recitals starting the Music Ambassadors series off with an October 10th, 2019 concert debut, in Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall in New York City as well as moving forward a worldwide concert tour so long and collaborating with arises and orchestras nationwide and internationally.